Norwood is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 554 people and just one neighborhood, Norwood is the 195th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Norwood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Norwood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Norwood is a town of sales and office workers, managers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Norwood who work in sales jobs (14.62%), management occupations (14.23%) and office and administrative support (10.38%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Norwood is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
In Norwood, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.87 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
For a small town, Norwood has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Norwood exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.